Agni karma is an important para-surgical measure extensively practiced in ayurveda. It comes under shalya tantra [surgical branch of ayurveda].Its simple, ambulatory , minimal invasive and day-care procedure, it can be utilized as a preventive, curative and haemostatic measures for systemic and surgical diseases.
The common clinical condition like warts, corns, moles, external piles, sentinel piles, sciatica, osteo arthritis, frozen shoulder, calcaneal spur can be treated effectively by agni karma.
Kshara karma is the application of Kshara [A medicine which alkaline in nature] derived from a combination of various herbs . it is the type of chemical cauterization application to be a safe, efficacious, and cost-effective method for management of many cases like fistula-in-ano, sinuses, piles, warts, non-healing ulcer, nasal polyp, external abscess …etc
Acupuncture originates from china and has been practiced there for thousand of years. Acupuncture involves the insertion of very thin needles through the patient skin at specific points on the body – needles are inserted to various depth Acupuncture is most commonly used for pain relief though it is also used to treat a wide range of conditions. The majority of people who do Acupuncture for musculo skeletal problems including lower back pain, Shoulder stiffness, and Knee pain. Acupuncture rarely used alone but rather as an adjunct to other treatment modalities.
Acupressure is an alternative medicine technique similar in principle to acupuncture .It is based on the concept of life energy which flows through ‘meridians’ in the body in treatment, physical pressure is applied to acupressure patients with the aim of clearing blockages in these meridians, pressure may be applied by hand , by elbow, or with various devices. Acupressure is used to relieve a variety of symptoms and pain.